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Nov 15, 2012 6:00pm PST
and dozens of investigations with that question in california and on the west coast. they've found that supply and demand dynamics are what determine the price of fuels. >> an industry spokesman says refineries are playing by the fluls a tightly balanced market. lawmakers say they've got a lot of questions that still need answers. >> there are more hearings scheduled for the coming weeks and coming months. one thing that was revealed today is that refineries are not required to report to the state when they have scheduled maintenance or unplanned shutdowns. the senator wants to change that. reporting live in richmond, i'm jodi hernandez, nbc bay area news. >>> thank you, jodi. >> the bankrupt solyndra has a new buyer. there's been a sale approved to sea gate technology for $90 million. drastically below the $300 million it cost to build the pa silt. the plans to use the building for research and development. solyndra received a half billion dollar loan from the government to create that building. how could it have happened? that's what parents are asking tonight after a registered
NBC
Nov 4, 2012 11:00pm PST
of california grocery workers are on strike and it could be a sign of things to come. good evening. i'm diane dwyer. with one last day of campaigning left before election day, the presidential candidates are making their final argue s to voters in all of those battleground states. brian moore has a look at two of them, ohio and pennsylvania. >> reporter: with the 2012 campaign virtually tied heading in to its final day, mitt romney tried to shape president obama's hold on pennsylvania. >> the president thinks more government is the answer. no, mr. president, more good jobs, that's the answer. the romney campaign is hoping to claim pennsylvania's 20 electoral votes and redraw the battleground map in the waning hours of the race. but ohio is still looking like the clincher. hours after governor romney was there, the president traveled to the buckeye state to defend his six-point lead. >> who do you trust? look, ohio. you know me by now. >> the final nbc poll before the election shows this race is a statistical dead heat and that increases pressure for both campaigns to get out the vote on tuesd
NBC
Nov 6, 2012 11:00pm PST
. and a crucial night here in california. the presidential race is over but many races here in the bay area are still in play at this late hour. on the bottom of your screen, you'll notice a ticker, an nbc ticker, with all the current local results. >> we have team live coverage for you on the presidential race and the other issues on the ballots. jean elle with a who's who in san francisco. david trujillo is in san jose. and sam brock is here to sort through the facts with us. >> let's start with jean elle with the celebration in san francisco, with a lot of supporters. >> reporter: this is a party for senator dianne feinstein. she won re-election tonight. but many supporters had tv screens on. and every time there was good news about president obama, they would cheer, applauding what was happening on the other side of the nation. senator feinstein says her victory is important. but the president's re-election is key. she will set the tone for the nation and lawmakers. she is looking forward to a conversation with president obama. she wants to tell the president to end politics as usual an
NBC
Nov 7, 2012 6:00am PST
's the latest, i'm tracie potts. >> with president obama solidified for another four years, california public schools no longer in limbo. prop 38 which would have raised funds for schools by increasing taxes on a sliding scale, this one has failed. overnight, prop 30 does pass. prop 30 is governor brown's personal tax initiative. this one will increase taxes on earnings over $250,000 for seven years. it will raise the sales tax by a quarter percent for four years. and it will fund public schools and public safety realignments. for more on prop 30, the devastating cuts that are avoided, let's turn things over to christy smith. live in sacramento and she has more on governor brown's big-time victory out there. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. this is a big win for governor jerry brown. he had to overcome long-term anti-tax sentiment that's been going on here in california. but he told supporters that in the end proposition 30 basically sold itself. he said that at an election night party, governor brown took the stage as prop 30 gained a slim lead last late night. it had support in the
NBC
Nov 8, 2012 11:00am PST
including murder, robbery and carjacking. part of a crime spree that started in southern california with his wife, tania washington, and allegedly included a jail break and wounding a deputy. prosecutors say on october 5th, they killed ko at her home. on the same day, they robbed a k-mart in sunol. they allegedly stole ko's car. ended up in washington state where they led police on a chase. we tried to speak with the public defender this morning who declined. but prosecutors say that the couple had no tie to hercules. if convicted, they could face life in prison or the death penalty. but prosecutors say that they haven't decided whether or not to pursue the death penalty in this case. he is due back in court on november 16th at 1:30. reporting live in richmond, christie smith, nbc bay area news. >>> the man in jail accused of gunning down a well-known east palo alto community activist could soon be set free. san mateo county judge dismissing a murder charge against gregory elarms. police say he killed david lewis outside the hillside shopping center back in june of 2010. the judge says polic
NBC
Nov 9, 2012 5:00am PST
, and that some of the hottest spots for this theft are right here in california. in a remote place like this one, when the sun goes down, the risk of cargo theft from passing freight trains goes up. >> gone, like that. >> tens of millions of dollars gone like that. >> it's just easy. it's easy for them to do. to escape is easy. >> reporter: and it's costing each one of us every time we go to the store. law enforcement officials tell us the hot spots for rail theft start east of oakland, then go outside of stockton, down to fresno, l.a., and bakersfield. officials say thieves also work the tracks through the desert in arizona and new mexico, as well as in the train yards around chicago, atlanta and new jersey. >> the criminals get on board the trains. when the train takes off, they will climb through the containers and through the trailers finding what they want. >> reporter: this sergeant leads the california highway patrol's cargo theft interdiction team out of oakland, fighting cargo theft on the roads and on the rails. >> they'll cut a hole in the top of the trailer or outside the trailer fro
NBC
Nov 5, 2012 6:00am PST
. >>> here in california a shadowy arizona group that donated $11 million at the last minute against the governor's tax initiative may soon be named publicly. the state supreme court says a political watchdog group can identify the group that opposes prop 30 and spores an anti-union measure on tuesday's ballot. the arizona group has not turned over its records yet. and it says it will appeal the decision to the u.s. supreme court. prop 30 is governor brown's plan to increase sales and income taxes to fund public education. a rally in support of prop 30 will be held in san francisco today at 4:30. >>> it is 6:0, looks like that rally will be getting nice weather out there, a flashback to summer temps. christine loreson here to tell us 80s and 90s in the bay area. >> very rim his sent of a late summer day. beautiful shot, only 6:08, you can actually see the sun coming up here over the bay bridge, just beautiful companies, now the sun is going to set much earlier before we hit 5:30, keep that in mind, try to get all your outdoor activities early you especially when it comes to the kids,
NBC
Nov 15, 2012 11:00am PST
are fully funding california's promise to its youth. >> reporter: the regents meeting is still going on. but a number of students have already left. they've headed to similar rallies over in san francisco and there's another big rally today at noon at uc berkeley. reporting live in san francisco, christie smith, nbc bay area news. >>> fire crews say they now know what started an overnight fire in san francisco's castro neighborhood. the call came in after 2:00 this morning at a three-story victorian home on noe street, two blocks north of market street. firefights say it was all started by a wall heater. flames spread to the entryway of that home which had been converted into six apartments. firefighters were able to keep the flames from spreading. but the smoke did force a temporary evacuation of all 12 residents. >> a mess inside now. water and the walls, ceilings have been knocked down. but all in all, i think everybody came out safely. >> we can tell you only one of the apartments sustained any serious damage. the people that lived there were allowed back in about an hour ago. >>> a
NBC
Nov 11, 2012 7:00am PST
for people who might be more in the middle. so in california, winners, losers. >> same thing. winners jerry brown. this guy deserves a medal. he denied public opinion polls. also, democratic candidates for state legislature. they managed to win a two-thirds majority in each house which will allow that party to govern without republican obstruction. here's the history of it. the last time the state had a democratic governor and democrats controlled two-thirds of the legislature was 1883. 1883. so this is really a moment for democrats. also state republicans like the national team who now find themselves with only -- it's amazing. 29% of the state's voters. 29%. you can't win elections when you count on basically a quarter of the public as your base. it just won't work. it won't work. this is even worse than national republican party. california republicans have to find a way to broaden their base if they hope to govern in the near future. >> we mentioned prop 30 briefly. safe to say that education was one of the winners at the local level had. >> absolutely. local schools which saw most of t
NBC
Nov 20, 2012 6:00am PST
was able to catch the suspect. >>> the fbi will talk more about four men from southern california now in custody facing terrorism charges. the fbi says the men were planning an attack on americans that timed to join al qaeda and the taliban. coming up, we'll take you live to los angeles for a live report. that's coming up in about 30 minutes. >>> right now we have a big-time story happening right here in the silicon valley area. mouths just wide open as the business world looking at hewlett-packard saying it was tricked to the tune of nearly $9 billion. >> scott mcgrew says hp's purchase of autonomy officially a disaster. >> a disaster. it was a mess, laura, we knew that. we can move the peg up now to disaster. hewlett-packard paid $11 billion for the british company autonomy. it didn't go well from the start. this morning, though, in its routine quarterly report, hp dropped the bombshell that autonomy was not telling the truth in its books at the time. it's hard to think of anything worse for hp other than maybe their headquarters burning down this morning. we expected the company to
NBC
Nov 28, 2012 4:30am PST
, a new twist on the tour of california and it's big news right here in the bay area. >>> looking outside at palo alto, we don't see the rain but i will show you what's coming up for the south bay. some changes. coming up. >>> happy wednesday. give you a live look at the bay bridge now. rain on the way. heavy wind also in the mix. if you have a chance, give yourself a little extra time getting out the door because you want to be cautious getting to wherever you're going. it is 4:55. for the very first time in history, the amgen tour of cyclists will cross the bay. the race will head south to north instead of north to south. that means it will start near san diego and end right here in the bay area. along the way, the race will travel through san jose and livermore before with a nice long ride from san francisco to santa rosa. where the psych lifts will make their way across the golden gate bridge. the 750-mile race will take place over a total of eight days in may of 2018. we'll have a detailed list announced in january. we can set up here and cheer them on. >> we're going to make mike ke
NBC
Nov 7, 2012 7:00am PST
and two others are wounded after a workplace shooting in fresno, california. police say an employee at a chicken processing plant, 42-year-old lawrence jones moved methodically among the victims tuesday shooting them at close range. he died later apparently from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. officials say that jones had an extensive criminal record and recently paroled. >>> now for a special election edition of what is trending today, our quick roundup of what has you talking online and as you heard after the victory was called first by nbc news, president obama tweeted the favorite picture of him hugging his wife with the message that read "four more years." it did go on to be the most retweeted tweet in the history of the site and moving the justin bieber tweet into second place. >>> it is hard to come up with a good excuse for not voting after you hear this, thanks to the example set by one chicago area woman. mother to be stopped to vote tuesday even though she had gone into labor with constructions five-minutes apart. she then drove herself to the hospital. the first-time vot
NBC
Nov 16, 2012 6:00am PST
tries to just sort things out and see what happened in the moments before that shooting. >>> california's high-speed rail project has hit another hurdle with a crucial court decision expected today. central valley farmers are asking for an injunction to stop the high-speed rail authority from buying land to move forward with the first segment of track. the farmers claim the rail authority failed to conduct thorough environmental studies. rail officials say if a judge decides today to grant the injunction, it could put more than $2 billion in federal funding in jeopardy. >>> 6:09 right now. christina loren has been watching this all morning long, taking a look at what's going to happen with this rain coming in. what's the latest, christina? >> we've got a steady band of moisture getting ready to hit the bay area and the winds are picking up as well. these winds not nearly as strong as we're expecting them to ramp up to later on today. wind speeds some with between 20 to 30 miles per hour, stronger gusts up to 50 miles per hour expected as we head through the first part of the day and tha
NBC
Nov 17, 2012 7:00am PST
on monday as an adult. >>> was it all a big mistake? that's the question after a southern california man was arrested at the oakland airport. here's what happened. jeffrey mcgan was going through security at lax when they saw a suspicious device. it was a watch that looked like a timing device for an explosive. the bomb squad was called in and determined it was not an explosive. >> he came in wearing a watch that had a toggle switch on it. it had fuses and had a circuit board and also had wires protruding from it. >> mcgan was wearing two sizes too big with a secret compartment carved out in the middle of the shoe. she charged with material to make a destructive device, but friends say this is a misunderstanding and she a unique artist. >>> a stunning investigation as a sheriff's deputy is accused of robbing a bank and it's all caught on camera. we have photos of the crime in progress. this man last wednesday went into the bank of america in the outer richmond district of san francisco and handed the teller a bank note demanding money and took off. >> the residents of san francisco expec
NBC
Nov 13, 2012 6:00am PST
. on the ceo side, northern california will be represented pie this man, john watson, the ceo of chevron. also ceos from ibm, ford, walmart an general electric will attend that meeting. that is on wednesday as we get closer to this fiscal cliff, we're less than 50 days now from the required cuts. jon and laura. >> it could hurt so many. thank you very much. >>> 6:34 right now. christina loren is keeping the eye on her weather right now. it looks like a sprinkling of sunshine for us. >> oh, it's going to be nice. take a look at this beautiful sunrise, although we're about ten minutes away from your official sunrise as the sun makes its way over the horizon. it is just spectacular. nice and clear to start. we have a few ripples out here on the bay. offshore winds keeping that fog from forming at the coast. now take you into san jose, a beautiful start here as well. not a cloud to be found in the sky, just spectacular of the let's get right to your temperatures because it's chilly out there. you'll need the jacket and something you can peel off later today. 47 degrees in san francisco, 41 at napa
NBC
Nov 4, 2012 8:00am PST
flew, you know, power equipment from california onmilitary aircraft into the area. so we're doing everything we can. this was an unprecedented storm, and obviously it's impacted so many people on the eastern seaboard. and it's going to take a while to recover. so we're going to be there, each and every day. you know, we've made a lot of progress. not enough. i think everyone would attest. until everyone has been reached and gotten assistance, we get all the power on, the work continues. but i think fema has done an outstanding job. the president obviously has been working on this intensively. and our local leaders, governor christie and mayor bloomberg, governor comeau and governor malloy, and all of the local officials are doing everything they can obviously because people are suffering and hurting out there, and we've got to stand by them and make sure we stay on this until the job gets done. >> let me take you back to political handicapping here in the time two days. you've heard our latest numbers as the polling, a one-point edge for president obama in the national head-to-hea
NBC
Nov 28, 2012 7:00am PST
, california at a dinner. interviewed by "fortune" magazine in front of a crowd of invited guests, mostly women, marissa mayer focused on her two new roles. >> i knew that the job would be hard, and i knew that the baby would be fun, and i -- and i -- and the thing that surprised me, and really puzzled me so, is that the job is really fun. like yahoo! is -- yahoo! is a really fun place to work, and the baby's been easy. the baby's been way easier than everyone made it out to be. >> reporter: mayer was just 37 years old in july when she was named ceo of yahoo! becoming the youngest ceo of a fortune 500 company. she was also six months pregnant and announced that she only planned to take a week or two away from the office. in contrast, in a 2008 interview on "today," mayer, then a google executive, seemed to back longer maternity leave. >> i mean, basically said, you know, a baby and a googler should have their parent at home for six weeks or three months, and it should be standard from that child's point of view, and i think that means that ultimately it's a really supportive environment for wom
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